Santa Barbara de Carhuacayan District

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Santa Bárbara de Carhuacayan
District
Country  Peru
Region Junín
Province Yauli
Founded April 7, 1954
Capital Santa Barbara de Carhuacayan
Government
 • Mayor Roque Alejandro Contreras Fraga
Area
 • Total 646.29 km2 (249.53 sq mi)
Elevation 4,137 m (13,573 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 1,496
 • Density 2.3/km2 (6.0/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 120807
Website carhuacayan.blogspot.com

Santa Bárbara de Carhuacayan District or Santa Bárbara de Carhuacayán District is one of ten districts of the Yauli Province in the Junín Region in Peru.[1]

Geography[edit]

The Puwaq Hanka mountain range traverses the district. One of the highest mountains of the district is Allqay at 5,359 m (17,582 ft). Other mountains are listed below:[2]

  • Allpa Marka
  • Anta Wallqan
  • Chinchay Kancha
  • Chuntas
  • Chupa Pata
  • Hatun Waqya
  • Kimanqucha
  • Llaksa
  • Llaksha Marka
  • Llank'i
  • Marayniyuq
  • Mit'u Kasha
  • Pata Wayin
  • Pinkuylluyuq
  • Piñiqucha
  • Puka Kancha
  • Phiwicha
  • P'itiqucha
  • Qarwa Punta
  • Qullpayuq
  • Qullqi Mach'ay
  • Qhaqru
  • Shawaq
  • Tampu
  • Waqra Kancha
  • Warmiqucha
  • Yana Uqsha
  • Yana Wachuku

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  2. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Yauli Province (Junín Region)